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Purdue Pharma reaches $ 270 million Settlement with Oklahoma in Opisid Crisis Case


The Purdue Pharma LP and its owners, the Sackler family, have agreed to pay $ 270 million to settle claims from Oklahoma's attorney in general that the company helped to ignite the opioid crisis, according to a person who is t familiar with the issue.

The settlement is the first to appear from the 1,600 opioid legal cases that face Purdue from states, cities and counties. The municipalities claim the marketing of prescription painkillers by Purdue and other pharmaceutical companies are helping to stimulate widespread drug addiction which has saddled … t

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